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roadworks Gillingham cone

Work will soon be starting in Station Road and demolition of The Old Manse will also get underway as part of the continuing multi-million-pound transport overhaul in Gillingham In the latest progress of …
anti-social behaviour Gillingham Dorset

Nearly 2,700 people have given their views on anti-social behaviour in Dorset as a major survey into the issue reaches its halfway point. The survey, launched last month by Dorset Police and Crime …
coffee companions Gillingham

Coffee Companions, the scheme under which people who feel isolated meet up with others in a similar situation, is restarting in Gillingham after closing down for the Covid-19 epidemic. The aim of the …
Dorset police

A pedestrian involved in a road traffic incident in Gillingham has died as a result of his injuries, say Dorset Police. At around 2.45pm on Monday 13 July 2020 police officers were called …
RiversMeet

Gillingham Town Council is hoping to reach a decision on any potential financial support for the town’s RiversMeet leisure centre by the end of this month. The leisure centre asked the town for …
Fitness by Design, Udder Farm Shop

The Fitness by Design gym and The Toning Suite in Gillingham are both moving to a new location at the Udder Farm Shop in East Stour. The popular fitness club and toning tables …
house bulding dorset

An independent report for Dorset CPRE shows that the Dorset Council and BCP Council could be forced to plan for ‘excessive’ numbers of new housing, the group says. The Campaign to Protect Rural …
Gillingham High Street

The new monthly street market that is to be held in Gillingham is to be called the White Hart Market. The event, which will take place on the second Sunday of the month, …
The mellowes Bupa

A Gillingham care home has been creative in reuniting residents with family, following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. Bupa’s The Mellowes has set up outdoor visits in line with social distancing guidelines, to …